This afternoon, panellists and PFD members discussed the Post-Cotonou framework – the future ACP-EU partnership – and the role CSOs and LAs should play in this new agreement.
This 5th Global Meeting of the PFD took place during a time of significant change in the development landscape generally, and the EU itself.
Conclusions and recommendations from 5th Global PFD meeting
Please see attached the opening speech of Mayor Njong Donatus made during the 5th Global PFD Meeting in March 2017 in Brussels.
Please see attached the opening speech of Maria Theresa Nera Lauron made at the occasion of the 5th PFD Global Meeting in Brussels.
Please see attached a document presenting the PFD update and how the PFD can better contribute to the upcoming challenges.
Please see here the closing Speech of Maria Theresa Nera Lauron made during the 5th Global PFD meeting in Brussels.
Brussels, 4 May 2017
The European Commission and the High Representative/ Vice-President have set out today the EU's political priorities and concrete proposals for a stronger strategic partnership with Africa.